Laborer Hit by Delivery Van in Cadiz
A construction worker was killed when his driven motorcycle bumped into the rear portion of a Fuso closed van along Villena Street, Barangay Zone 2, Cadiz City around 11:17 p.m. Monday.
Police identified the victim as Jonemar Benaguas Arcolas, 28, single, of Bangga Ruby, Andrea Village, Barangay Zone 2, Cadiz.
He sustained head and body injuries after his motorcycle bumped the vehicle and was overran by the rear tire of the vehicle. His motorcycle was a total wreck.
He was brought to Cadiz District Hospital but declared dead on arrival by attending physician.
The Fuso van is registered to Jimmy Daniels and driven by Noe Gonzales Ilustrisimo, 47, married, resident of Barangay Himogaan Baybay, Sagay.
It was loaded with fishes hauled from fishing boats in Roxas City, Capiz province.
The victim was onboard his Honda XRM motorcycle running in the opposite direction and was about to turn left to Purok Matawhay in Barangay Zone 2 at the owner’s garage when the accident happened.
Ilustrisimo was detained at Cadiz PNP for filing of appropriate charges in court.*(CMG)